• PEOPLE NAME: DUUPA OF CAMEROON


PEID: 12584

ROP: 102793

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Adamawa-Ubangi

Language: Duupa - (dae)

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Primary Religion: Islam - Folk Islam

Country: Cameroon

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Population: 11,000

Global Population: 11,000


PEID: 12584

ROP: 102793

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 2% or Greater but Less than 5% Evangelical


Overview: The Duupa of Cameroon, numbering 11,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Adamawa-Ubangi people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Cameroon. Their primary language is Duupa. The primary religion practiced by the Duupa is Folk Islam, a syncretistic belief system that blends traditional elements of Islam with superstitious practices such as warding off spirits with incantations and magic amulets, and reciting verses of the Qur'an to bring about miraculous healings.


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